H.R. 3275 (112th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to disallow the refundable portion of the child credit ...

...to taxpayers using individual taxpayer identification numbers issued by the Internal Revenue Service.

112th Congress, 2011–2013. Text as of Oct 27, 2011 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 3275

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

October 27, 2011

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means

A BILL

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to disallow the refundable portion of the child credit to taxpayers using individual taxpayer identification numbers issued by the Internal Revenue Service.

1.

Disallowance of refundable portion of child credit for taxpayers using ITINs

(a)

In general

Subsection (e) of section 24 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is amended to read as follows:

(e)

Identification requirements

(1)

In general

No credit shall be allowed under this section to a taxpayer with respect to any qualifying child unless the taxpayer includes the name and taxpayer identification number of such qualifying child on the return of tax for the taxable year.

(2)

Special rule relating to refundable portion of credit

No credit shall be allowed under this section by reason of subsection (d) with respect to a taxpayer if the identifying number of such taxpayer, and, in the case of a joint return, of the taxpayer’s spouse, is an individual Taxpayer Identification Number (known as an ITIN) issued by the Secretary.

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(b)

Mathematical or clerical error

(1)

In general

Paragraph (1) of section 6213(g) of such Code is amended by striking and at the end of subparagraph (O), by striking the period at the end of subparagraph (P) and inserting , and, and by inserting before the last sentence the following:

(Q)

an entry on a return claiming the credit under section 24 by reason of subsection (d) thereof if such credit is disallowed by section 24(e)(2).

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(2)

Conforming amendment

Subparagraph (I) of section 6213(g)(1) of such Code is amended by striking section 24(e) and inserting section 24(e)(1).

(c)

Effective date

The amendments made by this section shall apply to taxable years beginning after December 31, 2010.